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Bawah Reserve

To stay at Bawah Island is to experience a corner of the planet completely untouched by modern civilisation. A cluster of five islands and three crystal clear aquamarine lagoons, with a total of 13 beaches, Bawah was totally uninhabited prior to the opening of this low-impact eco-resort. The resort welcomes a maximum of 70 guests who stay in…

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Can Bordoy

A hidden gem tucked away down a quiet side street in Palma de Mallorca’s old quarter, Can Bordoy is a medieval mansion that has been transformed into an atmospheric boutique hotel. This latest venture managed by the Puro Group, Can Bordoy embraces the property’s rich heritage and enhances it with contemporary design details. The 24 suites are…

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Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai

Situated on the seahorse-shaped island of Jumeirah Bay, the recently opened Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai is a true urban oasis, designed in the style of a Mediterranean seaside village, and enhanced by the brand’s use of signature rare materials, inspiring colours and unusual textures. The 1.4 million square foot property encompasses a…

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Vila Vita Collection

Vila Vita Collection offers an amazing selection of contemporary villas located on the breathtaking coastline of Portugal As a cliff-top exclusive retreat, Villa Mar Azul delivers exceptional views of the Salema beach and the seas. Mar Azul is a 3-story contemporary escape that can accommodate up to 10 people. It comes with all the amenities one…

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Jabali Ridge

Punctuated by towering baobab trees and populated by large prides of lions, the Ruaha National Park in south-western Tanzania is one of the most under-explored safari destinations in East Africa. Although the park covers an area the size of New Jersey, it receives only a handful of visitors each year, giving those that make the journey the sense…

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